With almost three months of delay with respect to the initially planned date, which has caused numerous complaints from neighbors and merchants, the pedestrianization works of the second phase of the central street of the Sea, in Torre del Mar, have already been completed those that the City Council of Vélez-Málaga has invested 202,259.55 euros, financed with funds from the Diputación.
The mayor of Veleño, Antonio Moreno Ferrer (PSOE), the deputy mayor of Torre del Mar, Jesús Carlos Pérez Atencia (GIPMTM), and the Councilor for Infrastructure, Juan García (GIPMTM), visited the area on Tuesday to meet another commitment of the municipal government to boost the economy, boost local commerce and generate employment ». The councilor has pointed out that the completion of the northern part «links with the southern part of the street, where it had already acted, this central street and commercial lung of Torre del Mar adds to other pedestrianization actions such as the one carried out in the street Princess; as well as other actions to improve infrastructure and ser
The councilor stressed that «these projects come to meet the general interest and make our municipality a place for people; more livable, more sustainable and with a clear very positive impact for tourism and business in the area ». «Pedestrianization works that have changed the appearance of this commercial route. We continue to work so that Torre del Mar is a town of people, accessible and friendly to the environment, ?said Atencia.
The deputy mayor of Torreño has returned to apologize to the neighbors, in addition to merchants and businessmen in the area, for their delay, totally oblivious to us. Despite this, we can verify that this great commercial boulevard is already a reality. A project that we wanted to see realized and that will transform that urban center into commercial matters, ?said Atencia.
The Councilor for Infrastructure, Juan García, has provided the technical data of the work, noting that ?this northern section already has a commercial space of more than 1,400 square meters of surface connected to the southern section of 4,500, which is beneficial for the whole area and adjacent streets ». The mayor also said that "this project of pedestrianization has carried out a performance in flooring, wooden flooring, rainwater channels with grating and 95 LED projectors embedded in the ground with 12 units of luminaires with points of light. As for the furniture, it has metal planters and metal protectors of the alcorques similar to those of the southern section.